Michael Culyba has been editing documentary films in New York City for over fifteen years. Some of his credits include Dixie Chicks: Shut Up & Sing (Toronto International Film Festival 2006), Gary Hustwit’s Urbanized (Toronto International Film Festival 2011), Running from Crazy (Sundance Film Festival 2013) and My Own Man, produced by Edward Norton (TriBeCa Film Festival 2014). Most recently he edited two-time Oscar winning director Barbara Kopple's film This is Everything: Gigi Gorgeous, which premiered at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival. Keeper of Time is his directorial debut.
SHELBY SIEGEL, ACE
Shelby Siegel is an Emmy award winning film and television editor that has been working in New York for over twenty years. She has worked with some of the industry’s top directors: Paul Haggis (In the Valley of Elah), Mike Nichols (Charlie Wilson’s War) and Ang Lee on his Oscar winning films, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon and Brokeback Mountain. In addition, Shelby worked on the critically acclaimed series The Wire.
After leaving The Wire, she worked as an editor on Andrew Jarecki’s Capturing the Friedmans (DVD) and All Good Things, Jonathan Caouette‘s Tarnation, Gary Hustwit’s Helvetica and Urbanized. Other recent projects include Jenny Deller’s Future Weather, Jared Leto’s Artifact (Supervising Editor) and Zach Heinserling’s Oscar nominated documentary Cutie & The Boxer (Consulting Editor). She won both an Emmy and ACE award for her work on the acclaimed HBO six-part series The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst. Most recently Shelby edited episodes of Quantico (ABC), High Maintenance (HBO) and Billions (Showtime).
Ben Wolf is a DP, director, and owner of Brooklyn-based film production company Topiary Productions, Inc. A graduate of Yale (BA Philosophy) and Columbia (MFA Film), he works in a wide variety of genres, including documentary, commercial, and fiction film-making.
Recent projects include serving as DP/co-producer of the documentaries Obit (dir. Vanessa Gould), The Happy Film (Stefan Sagmeister), Ways to Go (dir. Todd Drezner) and Wave Goodbye to Dinosaurs (dir. RoseMarie Fitzsimons), shooting commercials for Citi, Wells Fargo and New York City, and directing promos for Knoll Furniture and The Museum of Modern Art.
Nicholas Manousos is a watchmaker based in New York City. He is the co-founder of Firehouse Horology, President of the Horological Society of New York and Technical Editor for the popular online watch magazine, HODINKEE.